Portugal at 2015 World Travel Awards

2015 World Travel AwardsThe 2015 World Travel Awards are the most prestigious, comprehensive and sought after awards program in the global travel and tourism industry. To be voted a World Travel Award™ winner is an accolade which many strive for but few achieve.

Good news about Portugal in 2015, a year where international travel magazines, guides and blogs have talked about, the country shines and is one of the best countries in Europe to travel and live.

Portugal at 2015 World Travel Awards

The country has won a total of 14 European prizes at the 2015 World Travel Awards, two Mediterranean accolades and other 13 prizes in the Portugal category of the contest.

As national media points out, the Algarve’s beaches won hands down in what is known in the trade as world tourism’s “Oscars”.

Here is a list, with the “best” prizes for Portugal in the European 2015 World Travel Awards

Europ´s Leading Airline flying to Africa  – TAP
Europe’s Leading Airline to South America 2015 – TAP
● Beach destination — Algarve
● Beach resort – Hotel Quinta do Lago, Algarve
● Boutique Hotel – Vila Joya, Albufeira, Algarve
● Boutique Resort – Choupana Hills Resort & Spa, Madeira
● Business hotel – Myriad by SANA Hotels, Lisbon
● Design Hotel – The Vine Hotel, Madeira
● Ecological Hotel – Corinthia Hotel Lisbon
● In-flight magazine – Up Magazine (TAP)
● Landmark Hotel – Bairro Alto Hotel, Lisbon
● Luxury Spa Resort – Conrad Algarve
● Tourism entity — Turismo de Portugal
● Romantic Resort – Monte Santo Resort, Carvoeiro, Algarve

Mediterranean Awards for Portugal:
● Boutique Hotel – Quinta da Casa Branca, Madeira
● Hotel – Quinta do Lago, Algarve

● Boutique Hotel – The Yeatman, Porto

Europe’s Leading Boutique Hotel – Vila Joya, Albufeira
● Business Hotel – Pestana Palace, Lisbon
● Conferences Hotel – Corinthia Hotel Lisbon
● Design Hotel – Altis Belém Hotel & Spa
● Family Resort – Sheraton Algarve at Pine Cliffs Resort
● Ecological Hotel – Hotel Vila Vita Parc, Algarve
● Hotel – Bairro Alto Hotel, Lisbon
● Hotel with residencies– Troia Design Hotel
● Presidential Suite – Sheraton Porto Hotel & Spa
● Resort – Pestana Porto Santo All Inclusive & Spa Beach Resort
● Serviced Apartments – Altis Suites, Lisbon
● Spa Resort – Choupana Hills Resort & Spa
● Villa Resort – Dunas Douradas Beach Club, Algarve

Portugal at 2015 World Travel Awards

All Europe Awards